History and humanities podcasts

Revisionist History Revisionist History
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Revisionist History

Welcome to Revisionist History, a new podcast from Malcolm Gladwell and Panoply Media. Each week, over the course of 10 weeks, Revisionist History will go back and reinterpret something from the past. An event. A person. An idea. Something overlooked. Something misunderstood. Because sometimes...

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Dan Snow's HISTORY HIT History Hit Network
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Dan Snow's HISTORY HIT

History! The most exciting and important things that have ever happened on the planet! Featuring reports from the weird and wonderful places around the world where history has been made and interviews with some of the best historians writing today. Dan also covers some of the major anniversaries...

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Dan Carlin's Hardcore History Dan Carlin
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Dan Carlin's Hardcore History

Was Alexander the Great as bad a person as Hitler? What was the greatest army of all time? Which U.S. President was the worst? Hardcore History discusses the issues and questions history fans love.

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the memory palace Nate DiMeo
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the memory palace

the memory palace

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Stuff You Missed in History Class HowStuffWorks.com
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Stuff You Missed in History Class

What's the history of Plessy vs Ferguson? Who was the father of plastics? Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

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The British History Podcast Jamie Jeffers
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The British History Podcast

The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the scope of this...

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A History of the World in 100 Objects BBC
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A History of the World in 100 Objects

Welcome to A History of the World. Below you can find all 100 episodes in the series.

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Witness BBC
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Witness

History as told by the people who were there. Witness talks to people who lived through moments of history to bring you a personal perspective on world events. Broadcast on weekdays.

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Unexplained Richard MacLean Smith
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Unexplained

(NB: Episode 10 Extra concludes Season 1 of Unexplained - Season 2 will begin early 2017, see @unexplainedpod for further announcements) Unexplained is a bi-weekly podcast about strange and mysterious real life events that continue to evade explanation. A show about the space between what we...

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The History of Rome The History of Rome
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The History of Rome

A weekly podcast tracing the rise, decline and fall of the Roman Empire.

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Cold War: Stories from the Big Freeze BBC Radio 4
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Cold War: Stories from the Big Freeze

Bridget Kendall presents an oral history of the early Cold War. Using interviews collected by the BBC for this series, Bridget traces the crucial turning points of the early Cold War.

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Myths and History of Greece and Rome Paul Vincent
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Myths and History of Greece and Rome

A journey through the myths and history of Ancient Greece and Rome for all the family.

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Life Of Caesar » 
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Life Of Caesar » Ancient History Ancient Rome

A podcast about Julius Caesar.

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A Brief  History of  Mathematics BBC
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A Brief History of Mathematics

Professor Marcus du Sautoy argues that mathematics is the driving force behind modern science.

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Explaining History Nick Shepley
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Explaining History

Fifteen minutes of 20th Century History for students and enthusiasts.

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The History of English Podcast Kevin Stroud
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The History of English Podcast

The Spoken History of a Global Language

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Ancient Warfare Magazine The History Network
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Ancient Warfare Magazine

Discussions from Ancient Warfare Magazine. Why did early civilisations fight? Who were their Generals? What was life like for the earliest soldiers? Ancient Warfare Magazine will try and answer these questions. Warfare minus two thousand years.

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The British Museum podcast The British Museum
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The British Museum podcast

The British Museum is famous for its objects, which represent over 2 million years of human history and culture. The objects speak to us thanks to the experts who have helped to tell their stories for well over two centuries. This podcast takes a fresh look at some of the tales that have shaped...

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Myths and Legends Jason Weiser
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Myths and Legends

Telling the stories that have shaped our world

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